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119552
SMITH, Adam.

The Theory of Moral Sentiments; or, An Essay towards an Analysis of the Principles by which Men Naturally Judge Concerning the Conduct and Character, First of their Neighbours, and then of Themselves. The Eleventh Edition;...

[together with] An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations. Edited by James E. Thorold Rogers.

Availability: In stock

Published: London & Oxford Printed for Cadell & Davies, and 4 others, & The Clarendon Press, 1812 & 1869

Stock Code: 119552

£1,875
OR On display in 100 Fulham Road

Notes

An attractively bound set of Smith's first book and the work that established his reputation as a philosopher both in London and on the continent, The Theory of Moral Sentiments, and of the first Thorold Rogers edition of his magnum opus, The Wealth of Nations, "the first and greatest classic of modern economic thought" (PMM), based on the fourth edition published in 1786.

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Description

3 volumes, octavo (218 x 140 mm). Finely bound by Zaehnsdorf in half morocco, marbled boards, spines lettered in gilt, raised bands, compartments ruled in gilt and decorated in blind, marbled endpapers, top edges gilt. Moral Sentiments: edges uncut.

Illustrations

Engraved portrait frontispiece to volume 1 of Wealth of Nations.

Condition

Minor rubbing to joints and extremities, spines a little sticky from leather polish, otherwise a near-fine set.

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